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The Resource How we won & lost the war in Afghanistan : two years in the Pashtun homeland, Douglas Grindle

How we won & lost the war in Afghanistan : two years in the Pashtun homeland, Douglas Grindle

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How we won & lost the war in Afghanistan : two years in the Pashtun homeland
Title
How we won & lost the war in Afghanistan
Title remainder
two years in the Pashtun homeland
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Grindle
Title variation
How we won and lost the war in Afghanistan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10603448
Cataloging source
DLC
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Grindle, Douglas
Dewey number
958.104/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Grindle, Douglas
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
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two years in the Pashtun homeland
Label
How we won & lost the war in Afghanistan : two years in the Pashtun homeland, Douglas Grindle
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Into Afghanistan -- The train-up -- KAF world -- Part II. Into Dand -- Settling in -- Ousting the Taliban -- Nazak's grand bargain -- Priming the economy -- Waiting to work -- Kick-starting the staff -- Outpost life -- Security holds -- Women's work -- Part III. Dand in the balance -- Stealing from women -- Still starved of money -- Corruption of many kinds -- Holding back the Taliban -- The economy misses -- Solutions made in Washington -- Dand in the balance -- Part IV. On to Maiwand -- Two districts -- Security failing in Maiwand -- Drugs, not jobs -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn983387207
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 250 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781612349541
Lccn
2017017416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)983387207
Label
How we won & lost the war in Afghanistan : two years in the Pashtun homeland, Douglas Grindle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Into Afghanistan -- The train-up -- KAF world -- Part II. Into Dand -- Settling in -- Ousting the Taliban -- Nazak's grand bargain -- Priming the economy -- Waiting to work -- Kick-starting the staff -- Outpost life -- Security holds -- Women's work -- Part III. Dand in the balance -- Stealing from women -- Still starved of money -- Corruption of many kinds -- Holding back the Taliban -- The economy misses -- Solutions made in Washington -- Dand in the balance -- Part IV. On to Maiwand -- Two districts -- Security failing in Maiwand -- Drugs, not jobs -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn983387207
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 250 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781612349541
Lccn
2017017416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)983387207

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